Hospicare & Palliative Care Services is seeking a full-time LMSW to join our clinical team.
The Social Worker at Hospicare provides direct services to patients and their families. These services include, but are not limited to, individual counseling; family and group counseling; crisis intervention; and patient advocacy. This is a full-time, Monday through Friday, position at 35 hours per week and is benefits eligible. The Social Worker works under the general supervision of the Director of Patient Services. Considerable independent judgment is required.
â¢ MSW from an accredited school of Social Work
â¢ Two (2) years of full-time paid, supervised experience in a health care or clinical setting involving direct counseling services to patients and their families
â¢ Understanding of and commitment to the hospice philosophy of care
â¢ Knowledge of the grief process
â¢ Knowledge of family dynamics, especially in stressful situations
â¢ Valid NYS driver's license, maintains own auto insurance and provides own transportation
The full job description can be viewed on our website at www.hospicare.org
Candidates should download and complete an employment application (found on the Careers page of our website) and email to firstname.lastname@example.org along with a cover letter, resume, and proof of professional certification.